Scholarship applications being accepted for your 2nd year of college!
Soroptimist International of Vacaville, a women’s service organization, is offering their 2019 scholarships to women who are graduates of a Vacaville Unified School District high school or a resident of Vacaville at the time of high school graduation.
Scholarships in the amount of $1,000 to $3,000 are available to those who are enrolled as a college freshman or above with a GPA of 3.0 or higher; and applicants must be currently enrolled in an accredited two-year or four-year college or university. All applicants must be working toward a four-year degree, or have been accepted or are currently enrolled in graduate studies.
All applications will be judged with anonymity and consideration will be given to cumulative grade point average, extra-curricular activities and interests and financial need or merit.
We begin accepting applications in February 2019 and the deadline for applications is May 31st, 2019. Electronic submission is encouraged.
Supporting Women in their PhD Programs! Soroptimist International of Vacaville is a proud supporter of Founder Region Fellowship! is a 501c3 nonprofit corporation of the Founder Region, Soroptimist International of the Americas.
Since 1948, Fellowship has provided grants to women in the final phase of their doctoral degrees. It is governed by a Board of Directors consisting of a president appointed by the regional Governor-Elect just prior to assuming her office,and six directors elected to represent their districts in Founder Region.
According to the bylaws, Fellowships totaling a minimum of $20,000 are awarded each year to female graduate students at universities within the boundaries of the region. During the first sixty-one years of the program over $800,000 was awarded to more than 250 deserving women. During the past seven years, as the program has grown, over $350,000 has been awarded to 35 deserving women. Through these awards Founder Region Soroptimists acknowledge the value of students’ research work and enable them to complete the academic credential necessary for their careers.
All Soroptimists in Founder Region contribute $2 to Fellowship as part of their dues. In addition, clubs are asked to commit a minimum of $250 each year to this Founder Region Identifying Project. We contribute $1,000 or more each year.
Mailing Address: P.O. Box 6054, Vacaville, CA 95696-6054 Phone: (707) 474-8863 Club Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Soroptimist International of Vacaville, Inc., Club #115332 | Federal ID# 94-6130798 501(c) (3) is a non profit organization, charitable contributions support its programs.
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